A blind Chinese masseuse speaks out against sexual abuse | AFP

When Xiao Jia lost her sight as a teenager she was told the “respectable” career choice was to become a massage therapist. Instead she found an industry rife with abuse and aggression, where women are afforded little protection. She now works in an NGO which supports disabled people — including women who have faced the same difficulties as her.

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